A special Emerald Regime 40 Year
Anniversary Party and Parade
To celebrate 40 years of Emerald Regime, the
alumni hosted a special dinner party on the evening of Saturday July 2nd,
participated in the Morgan Hill Independence Day Parade on July 4th.
This party served as a celebration of the Emerald Regime throughout its
rich history and also a huge "thank you" to Mike and Cricket Rubino for their leadership and commitment to excellence throughout the
Emerald Regime's history.
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With regret, we
have some sad news to pass on. On Monday, February 7th, 2011, Jim
"Papa/Grandpa" Rubino passed away. He just celebrated his 98th
birthday on Monday, January 31st. Mr. Rubino said that one of his
fondest memories was cooking for the band on numerous occasions.
The Rubino family had a memorial
celebration of life on Friday, March 4th at 3pm. Several alumni,
family and friends attended the celebration. There was a video presentation
showing the life of Papa Rubino and several people shared great stories and
fond memories of him. More information can be found on the
Emerald Regime Alumni Facebook page.
The Emerald Regime Alumni Marching
Band and Color Guard performed in the 2010 Morgan Hill Independence Day parade marching under the direction of Mike and Cricket Rubino!
For more information,
to see comments, photos and videos,
The Emerald Regime Alumni is on Facebook!
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information about Facebook and why we created a Facebook alumni page.
The Emerald Regime Alumni Home Page has a collection of
over 275 pictures throughout the years! You will also find the
and the history of the Emerald Regime.
Is your email address up to date?
Several emails have been bounced back
because they are out of date. Please pass this information on to any
alumni you keep in touch with. Have them go to the alumni page and
update their information so they don't miss out on future alumni events!
Regime Archive DVD
The first DVD of the Emerald Regime Archives box set is now available.
This volume is entitled "The Early Years" The 1970's which has restored film
from 1971 - 1979. There are candid shots, Band Reviews and Color Guard
Shows from the '70's. The field shows from 1975 - 1978 are virtually
in their entirety. What a great gift this would be for anyone who
experienced the magic of the Live Oak Emerald Regime during the Golden age
of marching bands. This DVD runs 1 hour and 23 minutes and retails for
$35.00. (Also available on VHS)
Click here for order information and sample video clips.
The subsequent DVD volumes are slated as
"Traveling Band" (1980's), "Decade Of Change"
(1990's) and the "Emerald Regime of Today" (21st Century) release dates TBA.
Emerald Regime 31st Anniversary Video
Get your copy of the Emerald Regime 31st Anniversary Video on VHS or DVD!
Prices have recently been reduced so click on the link above and go there
now for more information and video clips.